Heritage Organisations in Northern Ireland

 

Northern Ireland Environment and Heritage Service

The Northern Ireland Environment and Heritage Service exists to create prosperity and well-being through Environment and Heritage excellence in Northern Ireland.

The Buildings Database contains records of buildings which have been considered to be of sufficient architectural or historic interest to merit a survey by NIEA

Built Heritage at Risk in Northern Ireland

 

SOAR

Southern Organisation for Action in Rural Areas aims to create opportunities to preserve and upgrade Northern Ireland’s rural heritage and to use the natural and built environment as the basis for sustainable economic growth in rural areas.
 

Ulster Architectural Heritage Society

The Ulster Architectural Heritage Society is the lead independent voice for built heritage in Ulster. They have been fighting for the architectural heritage in Northern Ireland, Cavan, Donegal and Monaghan for nearly 50 years. The organisation runs an online Directory of Traditional Skills, offer advice on funding, maintain a Buillt Heritage at Risk register and sell publications about Ulster Architecture.

 


Latest News

Job Opportunity: Stone Conservator Mason

If you are a stone mason with 5 or more years' experience in the building trade and heritage building skills Ellis and Co would like to hear from you. ...read more

Job Opportunity: Heritage Roofer

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Job Opportunity: Painter and Decorator

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Events

Heritage Solid Plastering specialist applied skills programme NVQ Level 3

This programme is designed to provide practical skills, theoretical knowledge and a recognised qualification to craftspeople who are preparing to specialise in heritage plastering trades.

Understanding Repair & Maintenance of Traditional (Pre-1919) Building

Of interest to the public, historic buildings owners, crafts persons, builders and professionals – the Building Crafts College in conjunction with the Old Royal Naval College is offering 2, two-day courses on Repair & Maintenance of Traditional Buildings.

Lime mortars for traditional brickwork

The day will consist of introductory talks followed by practical demonstrations on how to make a decent lime mortar properly, so that a contractors can use it.